WHEREAS, ICARE4Autism: National Apprenticeship Training Program recognizes the urgent need to prepare and maintain a highly skilled workforce that is capable of meeting the demands of the industry we serve; and
WHEREAS, the United States currently faces a skills gap in the number of qualified and available workers to supply the needs across all industries, our goal to is to ensure high school graduation of each participating student with a general education degree and the readiness skills needed to pursue higher education and/or a well-paying job that will enable them to live full and independent lives. Additionally, to promote the program’s advantages of neurodiversity and to ensure inclusion in the workplace the ICARE4Autism: National Apprenticeship Training Program aims its training at both the typical high school students and students with special abilities to better help them enter the workforce.
WHEREAS, apprenticeship programs participating in the ICARE4Autism: National Apprenticeship Training Program are uniquely capable of providing the academic and work-based learning required to develop in-demand skills in conjunction with employment; and
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Joshua Weinstein, Ph.D., M.B.A., CEO and Founder of the ICARE4Autism, call upon apprenticeship partners to recognize the value of apprenticeships, and to promote industry awareness and expansion during the fifth anniversary of:
NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK
November 11, 2019, through November 17, 2019
Joshua Weinstein, Ph.D., M.B.A.
Founder & CEO
International Center for Autism Research & Education
1140 Avenue of the Americas, 9th Floor,
New York, NY 10036
www.icare4autism.org | firstname.lastname@example.org